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How Legal Services Clients Become Neighborhood Activists

Three Tales of Texas Environmental Justice

By Enrique Valdivia

The true heroes of environmental justice work are the clients themselves. This article describes how clients in three deferent Texas communities, with the assistance of Texas Rural Legal Aid, fought high-voltage power lines, a waste-disposal site for uranium mine tailings, and a county's failure to provide water and sewer service.

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